2012 IBC Structural/Seismic Design Manual Volume 2: Examples for Light-Frame, Tilt-up and Masonry


The 2012 IBC Structural/Seismic Design Manual provides a step-by-step approach to applying the structural provisions of the 2012 International Building Code® and referenced standards. Volume 2 contains code application examples of light-frame, tilt-up and masonry construction. Diaphragm flexibility, center of mass, collectors and chords, deflection and anchorage are discussed through examples. In and out-of-plane seismic loads are analyzed.

Volume 2 includes sample structures of wood, cold-formed steel, tilt-up concrete and masonry, including:

  • Four-Story Wood Light-Frame Hotel
  • Cold-formed Steel Light-frame Three-story Apartment on Concrete Podium
  • Tilt-up Building with Plan Irregularities
  • Tilt-up Wall Building with Openings An excellent reference and study guide for the NCEES Structural Exam. 

This manual is an invaluable resource for civil and structural engineers, architects, academics and students.

isbn-- 9781609834951

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